Correct Horse Battery Staple

Change the default WordPress strong password generator to make suggested passwords similar to those described in the XKCD password Strength comic.Continue reading

New Plugins

This is a simple free plugin that adds a tab to WordPress’s ‘Add Plugins’ admin page so new plugins in the WordPress plugins directory can be listed and installed. Continue reading

Metabox Glue

With the Metabox Glue plugin active, the post editor metaboxes are glued in place and cannot be repositioned by dragging.Continue reading

Filter Posts by Custom Taxonomy in Admin

A post from 2012 on Pippin Williamson’s site shows how to Filter Posts by Custom Taxonomy in Admin Continue reading

Map a Hash Key on the Mac Keyboard

To type a # (hash) symbol on a Mac with a UK keyboard, an obscure key combination, alt+3, is used.Continue reading

Indicate External Links

The cubecolour Indicate External Links plugin for WordPress adds an arrow to external http and https links in posts, pages and custom content to indicate when the link target is offsite.Continue reading